Barney’s Matchbook Cover
September 22, 2016 – 12:07 am | 3 Comments

Locals know Barney’s Corner as a gas station, but early on it was much, much more.
I believe this matchbook cover comes from around the 1940s. Back then there was food and dance.
Barney was Keith Malcom’s brother …

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Snow Hotel Ad (1913)

Submitted by on July 2, 2011 – 9:00 am2 Comments
Snow Hotel

Snow Hotel

If you visited Eatonville in 1913, you would probably stay at the Snow Hotel, which was located next to the Eatonville Bank.

It was built around 1912 and this ad ran in the Eatonville School catalog in 1913.

It says they offer both the American and  “European Plan“. If a European plan was the same then as now, that mean it was lodging only and no meals.

Rates were $2.00 a night, which would have been around $46.00 today.

Photo courtesy of Ruthie Williams.

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Snow Hotel Ad, 1913

Snow Hotel Ad, 1913

 

 

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